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Lower House Okays Resolution Against Blasphemous Content on Social Media

Advertisements The National Assembly of Pakistan today has passed resolution against pages over social media platforms containing blasphemous content. The resolution was moved by PML (N) legislator and son in law of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Capital (r) Muhammad Safdar. On the other hand, Punjab Assembly has also passed the …

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Willing to review blasphemy law: CII Chief Sherani

ISLAMABAD: Mohammad Khan Sherani, head of Council of Islamic Ideology (CII), on Thursday said he is willing to review blasphemy laws. CII chief told Reuters he was will to reopen the debate and observe whether sentences are strict or fair. “The government of Pakistan should officially, at the government level, …

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Apex Court refuses Mumtaz Qadri’s review petition against death sentence

ISLAMABAD: Apex Court refused Mumtaz Qadrils review appeal against death sentence. A three-judge bench of the supreme court headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa took Qadri’s review petition in which court granted him death penalty on October 6. Earlier, Khawaj sharif, former CJ Punjab and lawyer of Mumtaz Qadri …

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FIR lodged over attack on vigil to honour Salman Taseer

LAHORE: A First Information Report (FIR) was filed by police on Monday against seven unknown persons for attacking the vigil in the honour of murdered Punjab Governor Salman Taseer, private media told. Following the filing of the FIR at Gulberg police station, 22 suspects have been taken into custody for interrogation. …

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